Health & Wellness

Wine and Music Benefit for Critcally Ill Children

Wine and Music Benefit for Critcally Ill Children

Gaudeamus Music Ministry and Angel Flight East are joining together to present a refreshingly unique fundraising event – An Evening of Wine and Music on Saturday, October 25, at 7pm at Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School. Guests will enjoy wines from local favorite Karamoor Estate Winery, along with a delicious array of hors d’oeuvres. Gaudeamus […]

Randi Rentz: Survivor Series; Part 4

Randi Rentz: Survivor Series; Part 4

What Having Breast Cancer Has Taught Me By: Randi Rentz When I was diagnosed with cancer five years ago, I never asked, “Why?” Asking why would have been a logical response, especially considering the fact that I was a 5K runner, ate healthy, and didn’t have first-degree relatives with breast cancer in my family. However, […]

Randi Rentz: A Survivor Series; Part 3

Randi Rentz: A Survivor Series; Part 3

Any diagnosis of a disability or disease is hard to swallow, but having to tell a child about a breast cancer diagnosis is emotionally overwhelming…to say the least. I was quite surprised by how anxious I was about telling my students and my friends’ kids because physical changes would take place right before their little […]

Mighty Migration for Pennsylvania’s Smallest Owl

Mighty Migration for Pennsylvania’s Smallest Owl

John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove (JJAC) is hosting Scott Weidensaul in “Raptors of the Night” a family friendly event for all ages on Monday, October 27th from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. The event will begin in the historic barn at the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove, located at 1201 Pawlings Road, Audubon, […]

Randi Rentz: A Survivor Series; Part 2

Randi Rentz: A Survivor Series; Part 2

In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness month, Montco Happening is honored to feature the work of Randi Rentz. The local teacher, resident and breast cancer survivor has turned what was once an unimaginable diagnosis into a message of hope and strength for all of us to hear. We hope that you are bale to […]

Randi Rentz: A Survivor Series; Part 1

Randi Rentz: A Survivor Series; Part 1

In honor of National Breast Cancer Month, Montco Happening is proud to feature the work of Randi Rentz. The local teacher, resident, and breast cancer survivor has turned what was once an unimaginable diagnosis into a message of hope and strength for all of us to hear. We hope that you take the time to […]

Ambler’s Night of Giving Big: Fashion for a Cause!!!

Ambler’s Night of Giving Big: Fashion for a Cause!!!

Get your outfits ready because Fashion for a Cause is back and better than ever in its third year! Also known as “Ambler’s Night of Giving Big”, this annual fundraiser was created to help raise money and awareness to support Big Brothers Big Sisters Southeastern PA‘s, mission: to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one mentoring […]

The 3rd Annual Lupus Fashion Show in Blue Bell

The 3rd Annual Lupus Fashion Show in Blue Bell

Purple is the color of royalty, mystery, wisdom, cruelty and enlightenment. The purple colored ribbon for Lupus awareness is aptly chosen as it is a mysterious disease, one that often takes years to diagnose. It is one that leaves its patients with wisdom about what truly matters in life as they live each day filled […]

Happening Events: The 4th Annual World’s Greatest Farmer Showdown

Happening Events: The 4th Annual World’s Greatest Farmer Showdown

Come support your local farms at “The World’s Greatest Farmer Showdown” in Collegeville this October! This unique and family friendly event was designed to honor our area’s local farmers in a showdown of epic proportions. Located on the beautiful, 120 acre Longview Center for Agriculture, the Showdown is a celebration of all the dedicated farmers […]

A sea of tents dot the bucolic landscape at Pennypacker Mills in Schwenksville offering a host of holiday shopping possibilities .

The 3rd Annual Craft Marketplace at Pennypacker Mills

The Friends of Pennypacker Mills will be hosting their 3rd Annual Craft Marketplace this September in Schwenksville, and our entire community is encouraged to attend! This local event is a great chance to support our community while getting some early holiday shopping done. The Marketplace will be filled with great gift ideas! or stopping in […]